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RELATIVE calm returned to Zimbabwe’s capital Harare on Wednesday after two days of deadly street protests with opposition and government blaming each other for stirring up the violence. “The government has reacted in a heavy-handed manner, they have sent soldiers and police to fire tear gas into the suburbs. That has caused a reaction from […]Continue Reading:
AS Treasury prepares to splurge millions of scarce United States dollars on luxury utility vehicles (SUVs) for legislators serving in the ninth Parliament, MDC representatives and their leader Nelson Chamisa, are in a quandary as to what to do — after their Zanu PF counterparts recently decided not to take up the vehicles. The surprising […]Continue Reading:
As Zimbabwe’s economy continues to deteriorate, the opposition MDC has implored President Emmerson Mnangagwa to admit failure and open way for negotiations towards the setting up of a national transitional authority to stabilise the country. Following a month-old strike by junior doctors that has since been joined by other civil servants, including nurses and teachers […]Continue Reading:
PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa’s administration has activated its security apparatus to come down heavily on leaders of the opposition MDC and labour bodies who are planning to lead street demonstrations next week. The government feels genuine protests by labour bodies could be hjacked by MDC leaders with ‘sinister motives to march to State House’, Continue Reading: